• CAP is Where it’s at!

    In my previous post, I talked about my favorite place at ICO- the Eyepod, where we get to practice new skills. What makes all of this even more exciting is that we practice some…

    See you at the Eyepod

    The Eyepod at ICO is my favorite place! It is where we get to practice every day for many hours. At the Eyepod, we apply what…

    What is OEP?

    OEP, or Optometry Extension Program, is an internationally-recognized optometry group that works to enhance the visual process and clinical care. One of the biggest aspects of…

    Rising from Non-Optometry Roots

    For some students, optometry is in their blood. Their parents, grandparents, aunts or uncles are optometrists, and they are following in their footsteps. For others, becoming…

    Music While Studying

    In optometry school, we’re studying a lot. While in undergrad, I definitely was not studying nearly as much as I am now. I’ve been finding myself distracted when…

    ICO Student Traditions

    I have a tradition with my roommates. It started at the end of our first year, and carried over to second year. At the end of each…